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Indonesia's Most Active Volcano Erupts

Indonesia, an archipelago of 270 million people, sits along the Pacific "Ring of Fire," which leaves the country prone to earthquakes, tsunamis, and eruptions.
Mount Merapi, Indonesia's most active volcano, spews rocks and gas into Wednesday's morning sky. Source: Agung Supriyanto

Mount Merapi, Indonesia's most active volcano, erupted Wednesday emitting a river of lava into the mountain below and gas clouds into the sky.

The eruption set off the volcano's

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